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Comparing the "2012 Mercedes-Benz M-Class" and "2012 Acura MDX"

Overview

MSRP

$48,990

$43,030

MPG (Combined)

Not Available

Not Available

Engine

302-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (premium)

300-hp, 3.7-liter V-6 (premium)

Transmission

7-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual

6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual

Drivetrain

all wheel

all wheel

Seats

5

7

Consumer Rating

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Pricing

List Price

$49,865

$43,925

MSRP

$48,990

$43,030

Invoice Price

$45,561

$39,863

Destination Charge

$875

$895

Fuel Economy

Combined MPG

Not Available

Not Available

City MPG

17

16

Highway MPG

22

21

Convenience

Cruise Control

Standard

Standard

Adaptive Cruise Control

Available

Not available

Compass

Standard

Standard

Illuminated Vanity Mirrors

Driver and passenger

Driver and passenger

Steering Wheel Material

Leather

Leather/metal-look

Gear Shift Knob Trim

Urethane

Leather/metal-look

Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column

Standard

Standard

Clock

Analog

In-dash

12-Volt DC Power Outlet

4

3

Retained Accessory Power

Standard

Standard

Dome Light

Fade

Fade

Glovebox Light

Standard

Standard

Map Light

Front & rear

Front & rear

Cargo Light

Standard

Standard

Cupholders

Front and rear

Front and rear

Programmable Garage-Door Opener

Standard

Standard

Voice Recorder

Not available

Not available

Tire Mobility Kit

Not available

Not available

Rearview Mirror

Day-night

Auto-dimming day-night

Rear Window Defogger

Standard

Standard

Floor Mats

Carpeted front & rear

Carpeted front & rear

USB Ports

Available: KEYLESS-GO

Not available

Hands Free Auto-Opening Liftgate/Trunk

Not available

Not available

Proximity Key

Available: KEYLESS-GO

Not available

Specifications

Length

189.1 "

191.6 "

Wheelbase

114.8 "

108.3 "

Front Track

65.1 "

67.7 "

Rear Track

65.6 "

67.5 "

Width

75.8 "

78.5 "

Turning Radius

19.4 '

18.8 '

Height

70.7 "

68.2 "

Horsepower

302 @ 6,500 rpm

300 @ 6,300 rpm

Torque

273 @ 3,500 rpm

270 @ 4,500 rpm

Fuel Tank Capacity

24.6 gal.

21.0 gal.

Bore and Stroke

3.66 / 3.39 "

3.54 / 3.78 "

Drag Coefficient

.35

Not available

Curb Weight

4,751 lbs.

4,594 lbs.

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating

6,283 lbs.

5,952 lbs.

Maximum Trailer Weight

7,200 lbs.

5,000 lbs.

Passenger Volume

Not available

142 cu.ft.

Front Legroom

40.3 "

41.2 "

Front Headroom

38.9 "

39.2 "

Front Hip Room

Not available

59.0 "

Front Shoulder Room

58.5 "

61.6 "

Rear Legroom

38.4 "

38.7 "

Rear Headroom

38.5 "

38.6 "

Rear Hip Room

Not available

59.1 "

Rear Shoulder Room

58.4 "

61.5 "

Maximum Luggage Volume

71.0 cu.ft.

83.5 cu.ft.

Interior Cargo Volume

36.2 cu.ft.

15.0 cu.ft.

Interior Cargo Volume Seats Folded

71.0 cu.ft.

42.9 cu.ft.

Maximum Interior Cargo Volume

71.0 cu.ft.

83.5 cu.ft.

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